Square miles to square yards (mi2 to yd2) area units conversion factor is 3 097 600. To find out how many square yards in square miles, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter.
1 Square Mile = 3 097 600 Square Yards
There are 3 097 600 square yards in a square mile, because one mile is 1760 feet and the area of a square is calculated by multiplying a side by itself, that makes 1760 * 1760 = 3 097 600 square yards in a square mile.
For example, to find out how many sq. yards there are in a square mile and a half, multiply the sq. mile value by 3 097 600, that makes 1.5 mi2 * 3 097 600 = 4 646 400 sq. yards in 1.5 sq. miles.
Square mile is an imperial and US Customary area unit and is used mostly in measuring land. The abbreviation is "mi2" or "sq mi".
Square yard is an imperial and US Customary area unit. It is used mostly in real estate, architecture and interior space plans. The abbreviations are "sq yd" and "yd2".